Principal Investigator

Jesse Ault headshotJesse T. Ault (CV)
Assistant Professor of Engineering
  • Ph.D., Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University (2017)
  • M.A., Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University (2015)
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University (2012)


Graduate Students

Robben Migacz headshotRobben Migacz
Ph.D. Student

Project: Coupled diffusion processes, diffusiophoresis, and ion control in microfluidics.
Jian Teng headshotJian Teng
Ph.D. Student

Project: Dynamics of finite rods near solid boundaries.
Xinyi Yu headshotXinyi Yu
Master of Science Candidate

Project: Vortex dynamics, breakdown, and stability in moderate Reynolds number microfluidics.

Undergraduate Students

More coming soon!

Visiting Researchers

Zhong Zheng headshotZhong Zheng
Professor at Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Project: Healing blister and crack film flows and similarity solutions.
Saebom Lee headshotSaebom Lee
Ph.D. Candidate

Project: Consequences of variable zeta potential on diffusiophoretic transport.

Postdoctoral Researchers

More coming soon!

Current Collaborators

Sangwoo ShinUniversity of Hawaii at Manoa (Mechanical Engineering)
Yong Lin KongUniversity of Utah (Mechanical Engineering)
Jie FengUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Mechanical Science and Engineering)
Howard StonePrinceton University (Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering)
Bhargav RallabandiUniversity of California, Riverside (Mechanical Engineering)
Amy ShenOkinawa Institute of Science and Technology (Micro/Bio/Nanofluidics Unit)